With media player Winamp headed to software heaven, Crave’s Bonnie Burton, who once worked for the firm that made it, looks back on workplace tensions and fun — and Mike the llama. Read this article by Bonnie Burton on CNET.
…Then came the announcement this week thatAOL was finally pulling the plug on Winamp.Winamp’s Web site posted this statement: “Winamp.com and associated Web services will no longer be available past December 20, 2013. Additionally, Winamp Media players will no longer be available for download. Please download the latest version before that date…
This has been the best music player I’ve used. Very irritating.
“In this series of works I invited intimate friends over to tell me a secret as I took their portrait. However, my intention was not to hear their secret, but to capture the expressions of each one at the moment they revealed their secret. I also asked each one to choose a song for me to listen to in my ear phones while I photographed them. And, after the photo session, I asked each one if the secret had a color, and these are the colors the portraits carry. From this photo shooting session I chose 10 different portraits to cut and overlap.”